MEARNS, ARTHUR STEWART

Name: Arthur Stewart Mearns
Branch/Rank: United States Air Force/O4
Unit:
Date of Birth: 12 July 1929
Home City of Record: GREAT NECK NY
Date of Loss: 11 November 1966
Country of Loss: North Vietnam
Loss Coordinates: 211359 North  1070457 East
Status (in 1973): Missing In Action
Category: 1
Aircraft/Vehicle/Ground: F105D
Missions:
Other Personnel in Incident:
Refno: 0519

Source: Compiled by P.O.W. NETWORK from one or more of the following: raw
data from U.S. Government agency sources, correspondence with POW/MIA
families, published sources, interviews and CACCF = Combined Action
Combat Casualty File.

REMARKS:

Quang Ninh near Dinh Lap, fifteen miles from China. Cora Weiss said he
was dead. The squadron leader said the mission was to interdict rail
from China to Hanoi.

09/30/77 REMAINS RETURNED BY SRV

CACCF PILOT/CRASH

EGRESS HITESHEW WINGMAN/MEARNS BAD BURNS/DIED

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